Katrina White

Krispy Kreme Donuts gives out free donuts to Class of 2020 seniors

Krispy Kreme Donuts gives out free donuts to Class of 2020 seniors

On Tuesday, May 19, Krispy Kreme gavet a box of one dozen donuts to every 2020 graduate who brought identification. Every senior who showed up to their local Krispy Kreme location wearing a cap and gown, 2020 apparel, class ring or student ID received a […]

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Wearing personal protective equipment, nurse April Bandi cares for a patient under investigation with possible COVID-19 symptoms inside a special negative pressure isolation room at the Emergency Department at Sharp Memorial Hospital on April 10, 2020 in San Diego, Calif. (Marcus Yam/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Students worry about parents who work as healthcare workers during the rise of COVID-19

Healthcare workers around the world have been fighting on the front lines against the spread of the coronavirus. They are putting themselves and their families at risk in order to help others recover. Due to spending copious amounts of time in hospitals with patients infected […]

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Governor Ron DeSantis speaks during a news conference at the COVID-19 drive-through testing site at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens on Monday, March 30, 2020. Standing socially distanced are the mayors of four South Florida Counties, Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez, Broward County Mayor Dale Holness, Palm Beach County Mayor David Kerner and Monroe County Mayor Heather Carruthers

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announces that all Florida schools will continue distance learning for the rest of the school year

On April 18, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced that schools in the state of Florida will remain closed for the remainder of the school year. DeSantis follows in the footsteps of 27 other states that have already announced school closures.  Because distance learning has already […]

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Birthday celebrations and activities canceled due to coronavirus outbreak

Birthday celebrations and activities canceled due to coronavirus outbreak

The coronavirus has been the center of attention this past month as the disease grows more present and dangerous each day. In the wake of the virus, many schools, universities, businesses and restaurants have had no choice but to shut down. In addition, the World […]

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Jared Block directs MSD Drama’s spring musical “Imaginary: A New Musical”

Jared Block directs MSD Drama’s spring musical “Imaginary: A New Musical”

On March 5, 6 and 7, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas drama department put on the show “Imaginary: A New Musical.”  The show was a success, from the large turnout to the positive feedback from students, parents and faculty who attended.  The show may not have […]

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U.S. Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders holds a town hall in Perry, Iowa, on January 26, 2020. (Brian Cahn/Zuma Press/TNS)

March for Our Lives co-founders publicly endorse Bernie Sanders

On Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020, multiple co-founders of the March for Our Lives (MFOL) organization publicly announced their endorsement of Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders for president. They released a video on various social media platforms elaborating on their decision to put their full support behind […]

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Pepsi Zero Sugar Super Bowl concert evacuated due to weather, leaving many Lizzo and Harry Styles fans disappointed

Pepsi Zero Sugar Super Bowl concert evacuated due to weather, leaving many Lizzo and Harry Styles fans disappointed

On Jan. 31, 2020, excited fans gathered at the Meridian Island venue in Miami to hear infamous artists such as Harry Styles, Lizzo and Mark Ronson perform. The concert was put on by Pepsi and had the special title of the Pepsi Zero Sugar Super […]

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Super Sellers. Local businesses set up tents to sell their products at the Parkland Farmer’s Market on scheduled Sundays from November to April. Photo by Einav Cohen

Local, sustainable companies and farms increase in popularity in Parkland

People are always looking for the next new diet that will lead to weight loss or provide incredible health benefits. Diets and lifestyles gain popularity in waves, with many hopping on the trend that is prominent in the media. Recently, there has been a significant […]

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Graphic by Darian Williams

Social media app “TikTok” rises in popularity among students at MSD

Across the nation, people of all ages and demographics have found themselves absorbed in the world of online trends ranging from comedy jokes to popular dances. Trends like these have created online celebrities, some whom walk the halls at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Many […]

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Suicide prevention presentation forms go out in personalization classes

Suicide prevention presentation forms go out in personalization classes

In upcoming personalization periods on Monday, April 8 and Tuesday, April 9, MSD students will attend a presentation on suicide prevention and awareness. Mental health professionals from the Broward County Public Schools Suicide Prevention Program will be the main presenters along with peer counseling students […]

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